Edna and Denis Moloney Scholarship

A Scholarship to fund travel and other costs for a full-time MD or PhD student to present an oral paper at a conference in a field related to cancer research.

About the scholarship

Application status: Apply now
Applicable study: MD or PhD in cancer research at the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences
Opening date: 28 June 2023
Closing date: 30 August 2023
Tenure: One conference
For: Travel grant, assistance
Number on offer: Up to two
Offer rate: Annually
Value: Up to $10,000 in total

The Scholarship was established in 2009 by a bequest from the late Denis Anthony Moloney and is funded by the Edna and Denis Moloney Charitable Trust, administered by the Public Trust.

The main purpose of the Scholarship is to fund travel and other costs for a postgraduate student based in the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences (FMHS) to present an oral paper at a conference in a field relating to cancer research.


How to apply

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Outcomes are determined by a selection committee and are usually notified around eight weeks after the closing date.

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